Vinayak Naik

Associate Professor, IIIT-Delhi

New Delhi Area, India

CGI IOT Socket Programming SQLite DB2 Data Structures LaTeX Research Project Management WiFi Operating Systems Wireless Sensor Networks TCP/IP Signal Processing Windows Phone Algorithms Computer Science Facebook API Mac OS X Perl Apache PostgreSQL Embedded Systems Distributed Systems Virtualization C Machine Learning C++ Programming Android Linux Python Java MySQL HTML Cloud Computing PHP Software Development Mobile applications
I do R&D in Systems and Networks, especially Mobile Computing, Enterprise WiFi Networks, Data Centers, Virtualization, Software Defined Networks, Software Defined Radios, and IoT. I had received funding from Nokia Research, Microsoft Research, Google, and Govt of India.

Research Advisor to CTO at TCS

Jan 2017 - Present

Providing consultancy services in the space of IoT to CTO office and innovation labs of TCS

Member of Standing Expert Peer Committee for Public Health Research Initiative Grants at Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI)

Jul 2015 - Present

A member of the committee to evaluate projects, in public health, to be funded by Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) under Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India. The committee is chaired by Prof. Dileep Mavalankar, Director of Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhinagar.

Consultant at Customs & Central Excise Department, Ministry of Finance, Government of India

Mar 2015 - Present

Review and plan pan-India IT system of the department

Associate Professor at IIIT-Delhi

Dec 2014 - Present

PG Chair from Jul'15 onwards

Member of Expert Committee to Evaluate R&D Proposals on Possible Impact of EMF Radiation Exposure at Science and Engineering Research Board at Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India

Jan 2014 - Present

A member of the Expert Committee/Task Force for R&D Proposals to study the Possible Impact of EMF Radiation Exposure from Mobile Towers and Handsets on Life (Humans, Living Organism, Flora & Fauna & Environment) and related R&D initiatives.

Chief Architect at Backpack Labs

Nov 2013 - Present

Designing architecture of a learning management system (LMS) product called Backpack. The architecture needs be scalable for large number of users, accessing the product from desktop and mobile platforms. The architecture spans cloud computing, networking, web server hosting, database, and notifications.



PhD in CSE at The Ohio State University

Apr 2016 - Present

The Ohio State University

Dec 1999 - Dec 2005


Dec 1994 - Dec 1998

High school, Electrical and Electronics Engineering at D. G. Ruparel College

Dec 1992 - Dec 1994

Parle Tilak Vidyalaya

Dec 1982 - Dec 1992

Push pixels...
Shovel coal into server...
Create mockups...
Defend the wall...
Draft storyboard...
Disrupt an industry...
Achieve profitability...
Become a unicorn...
Become Batman...